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Middleton holding contest to select name for "market arcade"

According to the City of Middleton website, Middleton and Capital Brewery are asking the public to submit names for the new "market arcade" on Terrace Avenue.

The "market arcade" is located in front of Capital Brewery and is part of a project bringing a new face to Terrace Avenue.

The person who submits the selected name will win a $50 iTunes gift card. The contest closes April 16.

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Oregon Lions Club invites residents to have pancake breakfast with the Easter Bunny

The Oregon Lions Club is inviting the public to a pancake breakfast with the Easter Bunny Saturday, according to an Oregon Area Chamber of Commerce release.

The breakfast will take place at the Oregon Fire Station from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Attendees are also encouraged to check out the fire trucks. 

Tickets cost $6 for adults, $4 for kids 12 and under and children under 2 are free.

School district, village may develop new stormwater pond

Oregon School District representatives recently discussed the possibility of partnering with the village in developing a regional stormwater pond south of the Oregon Ice Arena, according to an Oregon Observer report. ... Read More

Event helps kids get fit in Oregon

Kids and parents can learn about health and fitness by attending Kids Get Fit Saturday at Prairie View Elementary School in Oregon, according to a release.

Organizers say kids can try activities including boot camp, tug-of-war and an obstacle course. Information about nutrition and safety will also be provided.

The event is free and targeted at kids ages 6-12, with parents welcome. Those interested in registering or getting more information can visit oregonsd.org/community.

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Late fees on liquor license renewals drop

The Village Board agreed to drop late fees and application deficiency fees related to liquor licenses from $250 to $50 for late paperwork and $25 for deficiency paperwork, according to an Oregon Observer report. 

The board will also offer a standardized form for businesses to use when reviewing standards with employees. Those businesses are still able to create their own form... Read More

Straw Hat Players to present 'The Giver'

The Oregon Straw Players will begin the run of their production of "The Giver" Saturday. 

"The Giver" is a play adapted from a 1993 young adult sci-fi novel by Lois Lowry of the same name. 

The Straw Hat Players' production ill take place Saturday and Sunday, and March 26-28 at Prairie View Elementary School Little Theater, 300 Soden Drive. 

Tickets are $12-17 and can be purchased online. Visit oshponline.org for more information. 

 

Former high school principal focused on health, sobriety

Former high school principal focused on health, sobriety

Oregon High School's former principal Kelly Meyers, who resigned from the position in February, told the Oregon Observer she's been struggling with depression and is working toward bettering her health and well-being. 

Meyers was arrested in early December on suspicion of drunken driving. She was put on administrative leave in late December and resigned about two months later.

Meyers was principal at Verona Area High School from 1994-2008 before she was hired in Oregon, according to the report. ... Read More